Species

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Sorting Organisms into Species can Be Quite Tricky. 

A Species is a group of organisms which can INTERBREED to produce Fertile Offspring. 

Asexual Reproduction.

  • Some organisms, like bacteria, reproduce asexually. Asexual reproduction is where an organism reproduces by making a copy of itself. No interbreeding with another organism so they dont fit the definiton of a species. 

Hybrids.

  • If you interbreed a male from one species with a female from a different species you get a hybrid. E.g. a mule is a…

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